Railway transport industries

    John W. Garrett and the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad

    By Kathleen Waters Sander

    Hardback Save £4.94 = £32.06

    Garrett and the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad is a vivid account of Garrett's twenty-six-year reign.

    Life on the Lines

    By R. H. N. Hardy

    Hardback Save £0.94 = £16.05

    Fascinating photographic chronicle of the heyday of Britain's railways towards the end of the age of steam, as seen through the eyes of legendary railwayman Richard Hardy.

    How the Railway Works

    By Danny Harvey

    Hardback £14.46

    A clear and accessible guide to all the interconnecting facets of today's railway industry, showing how they all fit and work together to keep the railway in Britain operating smoothly

    Rail Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland,

    By Stuart Baker

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    A completely updated, revised and enhanced edition of the most popular atlas on the market covering the current railway network

    Second Age of Rail

    By Murray Hughes

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Speed on steel wheels has fascinated engineers for nearly two centuries, and a string of stunning records in the last twenty-five years has pushed railway engineering towards new frontiers. Japan - pioneer of high-speed train technology - set the precedent with its legendary bullet trains in 1964; since then a...

    Train Driver Tests: The Ultimate Guide for Passing the New T

    By Richard McMunn

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.46

    Railway Heritage and Tourism

    Paperback £24.92

    This is the first book of its kind to examine railway heritage in the context of tourism in a comprehensive, internationally relevant manner. It explores the challenges faced by developers and operators of railway heritage destinations including financial, legal and managerial sustainability in the modern tourism industry.

    Fueling the Gilded Age: Railroads, Miners, and Disorder in Pennsylvania Coal Country

    By Andrew Bernard Arnold

    Hardback Save £2.19 = £28.81

    If the railroads won the Gilded Age, the coal industry lost it. Railroads epitomized modern management, high technology, and vast economies of scale. By comparison, the coal industry was embarrassingly primitive. This book shows how disorder in the coal industry disrupted the strategic plans of the railroads.

    The Rock Island Line

    By Bill Marvel

    Hardback Save £11.04 = £38.96

    Rock Island Line lives on in the hearts of those whom it employed and served.

    EU Railway Policy-Making: On Track?

    By Helene Dyrhauge

    Hardback Save £19.54 = £35.46

    Through policy and intervention national governments in Europe have long held an active interest in railways, an interest that has transferred to the supranational level via the EU commission. This book explores why the EU Commission has been so slow in creating an EU railway policy, pointing the finger at...

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